SAS announces healthy BI licence growth


SAS announces healthy BI licence growth

Antony Savvas

Business intelligence software firm SAS has reported a 20% increase in new licence revenue for 2006, with the UK market showing strong demand.

Total sales for the firm were up 12% to £1bn  compared to 2005. The unlisted US company has not revealed its profit figures. Total sales in the UK were up 16% to £78.2m.

SAS CEO Jim Goodnight said, “We had a good year. Industry and packaged business solutions were up 49% over 2005. One of our core strengths, powerful predictive analytics, continued to represent a significant stream of revenue at 19%.”

Sales of business intelligence and data integration/warehousing systems were each up by nearly 50%, said Goodnight.

KLM links ticketing to business intelligence roll-out

Comment on this article:

Email Alerts

Register now to receive IT-related news, guides and more, delivered to your inbox.
By submitting your personal information, you agree to receive emails regarding relevant products and special offers from TechTarget and its partners. You also agree that your personal information may be transferred and processed in the United States, and that you have read and agree to the Terms of Use and the Privacy Policy.

COMMENTS powered by Disqus  //  Commenting policy